Dr. Deepak Shikarpur , IT Evangelist , Entrepreneur ,Writer in the inaugural session, explained regarding the advances in IT 2020 and beyond. He gave us glimpses of how everything is going to become smart, and also told about what extra skills should be acquired by the students.After the Inagural session,
Mr. Amit Jadhav, CEO, ModelCam talked relative to ‘Disruptive Technologies –A connected billion’ where he showed how technology has become a part of day to day life,advancement in technology has improved you life for better. next we had Sachin Kute , Professional Designer briefed us about the 3D printing process and also designed a 3D object – a whistle. Post Lunch Session, Mr. Naresh Jain , Co-founder and CEO of Snapper Future Tech Pvt. Ltd.along with his partner delivered session on “Block Chain and Cryptocurrency ” where he briefed about cryptocurrency Bitcoin and described the working of Block chain mechanism.
Mr. Amol Palshikar, Co-founder, Plezmo gave “Demonstration on: Rapid prototyping of IOT” .All participant teams built a model of smart parking system based on IOT using the kit given to them having sensors, motor and the model elements. Mr. Biju Nathan , Manager Quality at Indus Software Technologies Pvt. Ltd. talked about security issues in Industry 4.0. and how it should be handled.
On the 2nd day , Mr. Amarjit Thounaojam QA team of PTC and co-founder Nextica , took all of us in childhood by presenting the demo of augmented reality with the help of butterfies, dinosaurs .He also told how the future manual could be , if some one wants to maintain the machine how easily he can understand the detailing of the machine with Augmented reality.
A visit to PARC Robotic Ltd was organized, Mr. Nitin Kakde the founder showed the factory and also told us about mechanical Robotics working.Post lunch session was with Mr. Sagar Kasar, Founder MD & CEO, Shirasmane software solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Vishal Vyas, MD CEO & CEO KnowNxt LLC, UAE, spoke about assimilation of technologies for Industry 4.0 In nutshell from this two days , The 1st revolution people understood the power of steam water so they used hydropower , steam power in production, in the 2nd revolution people understood the power of electrical enery so they could do mass production, in the 3rd revolution with the introduction on digital era and computer power ppl started using computer , IT for automization of their work and now that people have understood the power of IoT, Big Data analytics, AI, Virtual reality, Augmented Reality, 3D printing, the revolution has to be there.
Mr. Nitin Bhosle MD-APAC Magic software Enterprises conducted a seminar on Magic xpi Integration Platform, which helps organization to run more effectively with code-free integration, business process automation and data synchronization solution. Magic xpi integrates all of the business systems on the cloud, on-premises or in hybrid deployments so that the company can maximize its opportunities. It connects and controls all of the data flow from a single platform for maximized productivity, business continuity and organizational efficiency. It has Process Automation simplified with the speed and consistency that comes from automating different business processes, it eliminates repetitive manual tasks. It can also be called as Future ready solution as the integration platform keeps all connections up to date throughout the application’s lifecycle so that business needs are never interrupted.
With Magic xpa’s Web Application Framework one can easily create highly-responsive, single-page business apps powered by Angular to provide a rich user experience and meet the increasingly complex enterprise business expectations for digital transformation.
A session on pre placement guidance for AngularJS was conducted to make students aware of latest technology usage in web development. The session was mainly focused on latest trends from web development. He shared that nowadays web developers are shifting to Angular beyond AngularJS . He covered a command line interface for Angular that is Angular CLI, Angular Components, Data binding with Services, Observables. The trainer advised the students to get exposure to live projects and see the problems faced while implementing angular based framework. The session got overwhelming response from students. They enthusiastically participated in question and answer session to resolve their queries.
Session started with the importance on Business decisions and how BI helps in making Strategic decision making. He demonstrated how Business intelligence helps extract crucial facts from a vast amount of unstructured data and transform them into actionable information that enables companies to make informed strategic decisions, improving operational efficiency and business productivity. Hands on session on BI tool, "Pentaho" was also conducted which the students enthusiastically attended.
The session started with introduction to embedded system, Arduino. How Arduino boards are able to read inputs: light on a sensor, a finger on a button - and turn it into an output: activating a motor, turning on an LED was demonstrated by the trainer. Hands-on on how to give instructions to the microcontroller on the board was conducted. The application areas of embedded systems were also discussed and students were given assignments to develop projects
Audyogik Tantra Shikshan Sanshta’s Institute of Industrial and Computer Management and Research organized IT CONCLAVE 2018, on 17th Feb 2018. It was an attempt to bring an opportunity for students & teaching fraternity at IICMR to interact with IT personnel from diverse backgrounds. It would give them a chance to peep into the realities that the Industry holds today.
Mr. Nivelle Postwala, Associate Vice President, Harbinger Group shared do’s and don’t about resume writing. He explained importance of resume for getting job in industry. He also talked about facts of resume writing with examples.
The MCA department of IICMR organized a workshop on Computer Organization for MCA I students to initiate an innovative way of imparting knowledge which could be useful to all other similar institutes as well. The workshop was conducted by Ms. Kiran Shinde and Mr. Haridas Mundhe.
The workshop was comprised of two major activities. In one activity students were asked to disassemble the working computer system and assemble back. In other activity they were informed about the motherboard and its components.
She emphasized the importance of effective communication skills and how we can present ourselves effectively while going for an interview.
Mr. Kuldeep Deshpande , in his interactive session, spoke about the Big Data Analytics, challenges for Big Data , real -life use cases implemented ,etc.
He highlighted the role of Data Scientist and pointed out the skill set required to be one.
Mr. Atul Benegiri , in his address on ‘Smart solutions to Smart city’ explained the Smart City project , various requirement of smart city, its functions and necessities. He also added the types of SMART solutions required and employability. He focused on few concepts of smart city like Planning for future generation , Infrastructural facilities, power and electricity , Smart Mobility, use of GPS for accessibility, Pollution free IOT.
He also talked about world’s top 100 Smart cities and India’s contribution to it. He advised the st udent to participate in “ Mygov.org” Project of India through blogs, discussion or by giving suggestions.
There is an ample opportunity in the field of Data science and analytics, cloud computing, research in Artificial Intelligence and IT infrastructure management in near future.
A Four Days National Level Workshop under QIP (Quality Improvement Program) was conducted in association with IIT Roorkee & Savitribai Phule Pune University. 45 delegates (Academicians/Research Scholars/Students) and Industry Experts from all over India participated in the QIP.
The objectives of the programme were:
1. To provide exposure to latest Technology IoT with RaspberryPi to Academicians/Corporate.
2. To educate the participants the core and essentials concepts of Raspberry Pi
3. To educate the participants how business application data can be stored locally and on cloud
4. To create real time business applications using Python programming, Raspberry Pi and various sensors
The four days’ workshop witnessed sessions on Models, Peripherals and Applications of Raspberry Pi, demonstration on how to install and set up of OS in Raspberry Pi, sessions for Raspberry Pi with various sensors, demonstration for Open Source Software Library and how to update Pi to latest software, demonstration on how to store data on cloud using Adafruit IO cloud service, how to generate key and feeds, live business applications based on IoT. Various projects using the concepts of IoT were developed by the participants under the guidance of the trainers.
Few of the Projects/ Models which were completed in these 4 days were Speedometer for any moving object Ultrasonic sensor with buzzer, Surveillance system for security & Safety, Car parking & monitoring system, Battle Cry, Car driving safety system to name a few.
The MCA department of IICMR organized a workshop on Computer Organization for MCA II students to initiate an innovative way of imparting knowledge which could be useful to all other similar institutes as well. The workshop was conducted by Ms.Kiran Shinde. At the beginning of the workshop a video on How to assemble a Computer was shown. Ms.Kiran guided the students for understanding the different ports, slots on the motherboard. She also showed a video on working of keyboard during the workshop.
MCA faculty members also visited the workshop. Theme of this technical workshop was explained by Ms. Kiran Shinde to the students.
Mr. Yogesh started his session by briefing about the first open Source Hardware Raspberry Pi that supports 10+ Operating Systems and about various versions of Raspberry Pi available. He explained about the architecture of the Linux Operating System and the classification of ARM processors. A comparison between Intel processors and ARM Processors was also done. He described the evolution of computers from fixed- computing to Internet of Everything. He demonstrated how Raspberry Pi can be used to control the Bubble maker machine by tweeting string. Sir shared ideas like smart chairs, smart Bicycle, smart Homes with students for future projects.Mr. Yogesh started his session by briefing about the first open Source Hardware Raspberry Pi that supports 10+ Operating Systems and about various versions of Raspberry Pi available. He explained about the architecture of the Linux Operating System and the classification of ARM processors. A comparison between Intel processors and ARM Processors was also done. He described the evolution of computers from fixed- computing to Internet of Everything. He demonstrated how Raspberry Pi can be used to control the Bubble maker machine by tweeting string. Sir shared ideas like smart chairs, smart Bicycle, smart Homes with students for future projects.
Ms. Farjana gave the introduction of software testing and its importance in software industry. She explained the need of automated tools and explained that QTP is the automated testing tool which is widely use in the industry now. She took hands-on session on Quick Test Professional (QTP) and taught its practical applications. The students of MCA 2nd year attended the session along with Faculty members.
Hands on session was conducted by Ganesh Rampure for students of MCA 2nd year and MCA 3rd year. Python a language widely used for IoT, and not present in the old syllabus of MCA, students were very happy to learn the language.
Mr. Anand took a session on first half of day 1 to explain the building blocks of IoT and explained how the objecrts and appliances work by connecting to each other. He also explained how the future be with IoT with the help of small video clip. After the theoretical training on Python and Lynux he took hands on training on the IoT kit with sensors bought by him.
The main objective of this innovative workshop is to explain the internal structure, components of the computer by dismantling the old computers, Printer and Monitor, to get a feel of the hardware which they learn in their theory. The students of MCA 1st year attended the workshop.
The workshop was a 6 days program for 3 hrs each day. The first 3 days Mr. More covered the repairing of laptops and the next 3 days was for mobiles. The training was conducted for MCA 1st year students by Mr. Arun More who is M.Sc.(Physics –Electronics).B. Ed. with teaching Experience of 18 years, former HOD, Dept of Electronics at MIT College Pune presently working as Director Success Institute of technology Nigdi also is a Consultant to Kulswamini Engineers Pune. The Students found the learning very enriching. The learning process had good hands on guidance and the participants felt more time was required to get a better experience of the concepts taught.
In the workshop the trainer taught the participants about the building applications using android SDK starting from simple to complex applications. Each student developed a mobile app. The applications included App for calculating the calories gained, calories burned, daily expenses calculator, daily electricity usage meter, monthly budget calculator and so on.